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There’s a house on a corner near where I live in suburban Leeds that makes me happy nearly every time I pass it. Not because it’s anything special architecturally, but because there are almost always children playing in the street outside. Further into town there’s a Victorian terrace, where cycling past once I smiled as I saw two kids playing badminton, using the front wall as a net, one child standing in the street and one in the front yard. ‘Perhaps…

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Street Play in Canada: street hockey, snow and sidewalks

Vanessa Farquharson, Director of Communications & Campaigns, Earth Day Canada posted this in International street play on 06/02/2017

Vanessa Farquharson is Director of Communications and Campaigns for Earth Day Canada – a charity that inspires and…

January 2017 News

Alice posted this in News, Playing Out on 11/01/2017

Welcome to Daniella and a new phase for Playing Out A warm welcome to Daniella Radice who has…

A Restorative Approach to Road Sharing

Alice posted this in Traffic on 14/12/2016

The ‘talking stone’ lay inertly in my hand – a small grey pebble just like the dozens my…

Hertfordshire Playing Out Supporters Make the Link with Sustainable Living

Alice posted this in Local activators, Playing Out on 21/11/2016

Playing Out supporters in Hertfordshire are getting ready for new conversations about street play during Sustainable St Albans…

Playing Out Survey – help us build a picture

Alice posted this in Playing Out on 08/11/2016

Gathering your feedback and experiences Playing out sessions are now happening on more than 350 streets across the…

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